2017 Lund Conference on Earth System Governance

Monday, October 9, 2017 (All day) to Wednesday, October 11, 2017 (All day)
Lund, Sweden

The Lund Conference on Earth System Governance is hosted by Lund University and jointly organised by the Lund University Centre for Sustainability Studies (LUCSUS), Department of Political Science and the Earth System Governance Project.

Key Dates

  •     Deadline for paper abstracts: 1 March 2017
  •     Notification of acceptance: 1 April 2017
  •     Full papers due: 20 September 2017
  •     Conference dates: 9-11 October 2017


The conference theme will be addressed in five thematic streams:

  •     Environmental justice in earth system governance
  •     Conceptual understandings and progress
  •     Science and activism
  •     Theory and methodology
  •     Earth system governance in turbulent times

In addition to these five thematic streams, we also welcome papers relevant to earth system governance in general. The deadline for abstracts is 1 March 2017.